Electrician Jobs in Independence, OR

Install and perform maintenance on wiring, control, and lighting systems. Electricians work on electrical components for buildings that are finished, and no longer under construction. They are competent at reading blueprints and technical diagrams, understand and follow the regulations set out in the government’s National Electric Code, and use a range of equipment to test for and identify electrical problems. When they discover an issue, electricians repair or replace the affected wiring or device.

There are two main categories of electricians. Inside electricians work on larger motors, equipment, and systems in business buildings and factories. Residential electricians, by contrast, work in residential homes. These personnel install wiring and troubleshoot non-industrial fixtures and equipment.

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Randstad - Salem, OR (11 miles from Independence, OR)
Candidate must have a Journeyman Electrician License and have a clean driving record. location: Salem, Oregon job type: Contract salary: $30 - 35 per hour work hours: 8am to 4pm education: High School...
2 days ago
Albany, OR (13 miles from Independence, OR)
We looking to add another journeyman to our amazing crew. Work is piling up and we need more bodies to keep production going. Small - Mid size shop, very personable, great atmosphere. Family first...
1 day ago
Albany, OR (13 miles from Independence, OR)
Foress Sign and Manufacturing is accepting applications for LTD Journeyman Sign Electricians. We are looking for a self-motivated and team players who take pride in their work....
2 days ago
Austin Allen Company, LLC 8139 - Corvallis, OR (13 miles from Independence, OR)
Reciprocal states are AR, ID, ME, MT, UT Responsibilities for this Journeyman Electricians position are: Troubleshoot & repair electronic boards, PLCs, touch screens & displays, electrical wiring, relay...
2 days ago
Oregon Employment Department - Salem, OR (11 miles from Independence, OR)
Job Description 'Troubleshooting electrical components 'Pulling wires 'Handling construction and electrical materials 'Using electrical and hand tools to bend conduit 'Installing fixtures 'Installing...
16 days ago
Packaging Corporation of America - Salem, OR (11 miles from Independence, OR)
Basic Qualifications: ·High School Graduate or Equivalent · Must hold a valid State of Oregon LME or Plant Journeyman Electrician License ·Must be able to work all shifts either...
17 days ago
Vivint - Albany, OR (13 miles from Independence, OR)
Job Information Vivint Smart Home Electrician ($2,500 Sign-On Bonus) in Albany, Oregon Job Description Who we are: Vivint Smart Home is a leading smart home company in North America....
29 days ago
Salem, OR (11 miles from Independence, OR)
Tech USA is currently seeking licensed Journeymen Electricians to be a part of a dynamic and diverse company with teams in the Portland and Salem, Oregon areas....
30+ days ago
Vivint Smart Home, Inc. - Albany, OR (13 miles from Independence, OR)
Experience as a construction worker, electrician or other technical role is helpful. What you'll do: Install and service authorized smart home technology in customer homes....
30+ days ago
Salem, OR (11 miles from Independence, OR)
Experience using various test equipment and hand tools....
30+ days ago
Oregon Employment Department - Albany, OR (13 miles from Independence, OR)
Job Summary: Journeyman Electrician Location: Albany, OR Type: Full TimeMin. Experience: Mid Level One vacancy exists for a Journeyman Electrician....
45+ days ago
Jet Industries - Independence, OR
Journeyman Electrician - $10,000 Signing Bonus Jet Industries, Inc. is a family-owned contractor that has thrived in business for over 40 years by fostering an entrepreneurial culture that has led to...
45+ days ago
Jet Industries - Salem, OR (11 miles from Independence, OR)
Journeyman Electrician - $10,000 Signing Bonus During this time of uncertainty, Jet Industries offers a myriad of reliable employment opportunities....
45+ days ago

Demographic Data for Independence, OR

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Residential Electrician

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Salary for Electrician Jobs in Independence, OR

This is the average annual salary for Electrician jobs in Independence, OR as reported by the BLS.


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Licensing / Certification

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Highest Education Level

Electricians in Independence, OR offer the following education background
  • High School or GED (33.3%)
  • Vocational or Certification (25.2%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (17.1%)
  • Associate's Degree (13.2%)
  • Master's Degree (6.7%)
  • Some College (2.4%)
  • Some High School (1.4%)
  • Doctorate Degree (0.7%)

Average Work Experience

Here's a breakdown of the number of years' experience offered by Electricians in Independence, OR
  • 4-6 years (61.1%)
  • 2-4 years (14.1%)
  • 8-10 years (10.1%)
  • None (9.9%)
  • 6-8 years (4.0%)
  • 1-2 years (0.6%)
  • Less than 1 year (0.2%)

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